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Mississippi Governor Signs 'Religious Freedom' Bill Into Law

Tue, 04/05/2016 - 11:55am

The new law specifically protects religious opposition to same-sex marriage, extramarital sex and transgender people. Gov. Phil Bryant said it "merely reinforces" existing religious freedoms.

UConn Women's Basketball Dynasty Could Set A Record

Tue, 04/05/2016 - 11:50am

If the team beats Syracuse tonight, UConn could be the first women's basketball team in NCAA history to win four national titles in a row.

Twitter Wins NFL Deal To Stream 2016 Thursday Night Football

Tue, 04/05/2016 - 11:39am

The NFL hopes to reach a broader audience, including those who don't have cable, while Twitter is looking to attract and keep new users.

Iceland's Prime Minister Resigns Amid Panama Papers Scandal

Tue, 04/05/2016 - 11:14am

Sigmundur David Gunnlaugsson is resigning his post — but not his role as the head of his political party — after he and his wife were implicated by leaked financial data.

Middle America At The Dawn Of Outlaw Country

Tue, 04/05/2016 - 10:50am

The revival of two forgotten music films — Heartworn Highways and A Poem is a Naked Person — documents the scene populated by Townes Van Zandt, David Allan Coe and Leon Russell.

Justice Department's No. 3 Official Is Stepping Down

Tue, 04/05/2016 - 10:15am

Stuart Delery, acting associate attorney general, is resigning to explore options in the private sector. He leaves as the highest-ranking openly gay leader in the department's history.

Watch Live: The Lumineers In Concert

Tue, 04/05/2016 - 10:06am

The folk-rock band that brought the world "Ho Hey" releases a new album this week. Watch The Lumineers perform songs from Cleopatra starting at 1 p.m. ET.

Bible Could Become An Official State Symbol, As Tennessee Approves Bill

Tue, 04/05/2016 - 9:59am

It's degrading to the religious book to put it on the same level as the state flower and bird, says a Republican critic of the bill.

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